Principal Applied Scientist

Headlamp Health

Headlamp Health

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India · Bengaluru, Karnataka, India · Karnataka, India
Posted on Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Job Title: Principal AI/ML Scientist (Healthcare) Job Description:

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced AI/ML Founding Engineer to join our dynamic healthcare startup. As a strategic thinker, visionary leader, and hands-on practitioner in AI/ML techniques, including NLP, LLMs, and deep learning methods, you will play a pivotal role in shaping our AI-driven solutions for the healthcare industry. Additionally, experience with MLOps practices and frameworks is essential for ensuring the seamless integration and operationalization of AI/ML models in real-world healthcare environments.

Key Responsibilities:

Strategic Leadership: Provide strategic direction and leadership in the development and implementation of AI/ML initiatives aligned with our company's vision and goals.

Product Innovation: Drive innovation in AI/ML-powered healthcare solutions, from concept ideation to product development and deployment, while incorporating MLOps best practices.

Algorithm Development: Design, develop, and deploy advanced AI/ML algorithms and models, with a focus on NLP, LLMs, and deep learning techniques, while adhering to MLOps principles for model reproducibility, scalability, and reliability. Data Analysis: Conduct in-depth data analysis and exploration to extract actionable insights from healthcare data, leveraging MLOps methodologies to streamline data ingestion, preprocessing, and feature engineering pipelines. Model Evaluation: Evaluate the performance and efficacy of AI/ML models using appropriate metrics and validation techniques, with a focus on MLOps-driven model monitoring, logging, and versioning to ensure model robustness and compliance.

Collaboration: Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including data scientists, engineers, DevOps specialists, and product managers, to drive AI/ML initiatives and integrate solutions into our products and services, while adhering to MLOps workflows and practices.

Research and Development: Stay abreast of the latest advancements in AI/ML research, MLOps methodologies, and healthcare technology trends, and incorporate innovative approaches into our development processes to optimize model performance and operational efficiency.

Technical Leadership: Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior team members, fostering a culture of learning and excellence in AI/ML engineering and MLOps practices.


  • ● Advanced degree (Ph.D. preferred) in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field with a focus on AI/ML.
  • ● Proven track record of strategic leadership and hands-on experience in AI/ML techniques, including NLP, LLMs, and deep learning methods, as well as proficiency in MLOps practices and frameworks.
  • ● Experience in healthcare or biomedical informatics is highly desirable, with a deep understanding of healthcare data and regulatory requirements (HIPAA, GDPR, etc.).
  • ● Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, R, or Java, and familiarity with AI/ML frameworks (TensorFlow, PyTorch, scikit-learn, etc.), as well as MLOps tools and platforms (e.g., Kubeflow, MLflow, TFX, etc.).
  • ● Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions and deliver actionable insights using MLOps-driven workflows.
  • ● Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • ● Passion for healthcare innovation and a commitment to improving patient outcomes through AI-driven solutions and MLOps best practices.
  • Location: [Bangalore]
  • Join us in revolutionizing healthcare with AI/ML and MLOps! If you're a visionary leader with a passion for innovation and a drive to make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you. Apply now to be part of our dynamic team!